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Johnson City Employment

Employment and Industries in the Johnson City, Tennessee Area

The primary economic assets in Johnson City, Tennessee are East Tennessee State University and the "Med-Tech corridor" which is anchored by Johnson City Medical Center and ETSU's Quillen College of Medicine. Other significant parts of the economy are agriculture (livestock, corn and tobacco), healthcare, manufacturing, telemarketing and finance.

Johnson City is the headquarters of prominent companies including General Shale Brick LLC, American Water Heater Company, Banta Southeast Inc., Mullican Flooring, TPI Corporation and Cantech Industries.

The top job sectors in Johnson City include healthcare, educational services, construction, accommodation and food services, and professional, scientific and technical services. Management, professional and related occupations (33% of the jobs). Sales and office occupations (28% of the labor force).

Notable information about Johnson City: Johnson City has been ranked the 44th best small place for business and careers in the nation by Forbes. Cost of living index in 2008: 82.6 (national average: 100). Adult population which has earned a bachelor's degree or higher: 29%. Average earnings in 2009: $27,000.

Johnson City's leading employers:

  • Mountain States Health Alliance
  • East Tennessee State University
  • Johnson City Medical Center, Inc
  • Citi Commerce Solutions
  • Washington County School System
  • James H. Quillen VA Medical Center
  • American Water Heater Company
  • Cingular Wireless
  • Walmart Stores, Inc
  • Sears Roebuck and Co
  • Robert Bosch LLC
  • Murray Guard, Inc
  • Medical Education Assistance Corp
  • Cherokee Sanford Group, LLC
  • Reinhart Foodservice, LLC
  • RDSR Enterprises
  • Alemite, LLC
  • Banta Southeastern, Inc
  • Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc
  • Powell Construction Company, Inc

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Most Popular Jobs in Johnson City, Tennessee Metro Area (2008 data)

Where the Majority of Workers Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Registered nurses 2,330 $56,780 $40,570 - 73,570 24% 56%
2 Elementary school teachers, except special education 790 $43,100 $34,730 - 53,280 14% 95%
3 Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education 530 $43,100 $34,820 - 53,070 6% 96%
4 Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education 380 $42,190 $34,450 - 51,420 11% 95%
5 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products 360 $35,970 $22,800 - 51,280 8% 51%
6 Financial managers 350 $69,470 $33,770 - 115,300 13% 60%
7 Accountants and auditors 340 $51,130 $27,350 - 74,390 18% 79%
8 Chief executives 280 $127,620 $55,310 - 2% 65%
9 Pharmacists 220 $97,650 $47,590 - 129,730 22% 97%
10 Medical and health services managers 220 $79,820 $39,530 - 128,100 16% 57%
11 Child, family, and school social workers 220 $33,490 $23,120 - 44,650 19% 77%
12 Sales managers 200 $73,890 $30,290 - 121,720 10% 69%
13 Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 190 $33,730 $20,320 - 47,350 15% 51%
14 Educational, vocational, and school counselors 150 $40,840 $28,870 - 57,110 13% 73%
15 Management analysts 140 $50,290 $32,080 - 80,680 22% 78%
16 Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 140 $46,130 $24,350 - 85,920 5% 58%
17 Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 120 $67,680 $29,950 - 106,230 12% 51%
18 Industrial engineers 120 $61,870 $43,440 - 82,510 20% 74%
19 Education administrators, elementary and secondary school 120 $59,130 $44,030 - 79,170 8% 78%
20 Vocational education teachers, secondary school 120 $45,180 $35,410 - 59,540 -5% 96%
21 Physical therapists 110 $81,320 $52,310 - 121,460 27% 89%
22 Health educators 110 $47,900 $25,900 - 66,000 26% 58%
23 Training and development specialists 110 $44,120 $28,070 - 72,910 18% 56%
24 Special education teachers, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school 110 $42,030 $34,510 - 51,490 20% 87%
25 Managers, all other 100 $57,140 $21,110 - 121,200 7% 55%
26 Medical and clinical laboratory technologists 100 $49,100 $36,950 - 62,170 12% 51%
27 Computer specialists, all other 90 $64,810 $43,410 - 92,400 15% 68%
28 Advertising sales agents 90 $50,130 $26,320 - 102,430 20% 56%
29 Special education teachers, secondary school 90 $45,440 $34,830 - 61,020 9% 87%
30 Graphic designers 90 $31,840 $22,880 - 43,410 10% 55%
31 Biological technicians 90 $31,500 $20,200 - 44,750 16% 60%
32 Social and human service assistants 90 $25,780 $16,240 - 35,360 34% 58%
33 Engineering managers 80 $98,720 $53,650 - 148,190 7% 84%
34 Computer systems analysts 80 $47,410 $27,520 - 82,750 29% 68%
35 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 80 $33,430 $21,610 - 43,930 30% 77%
36 Civil engineers 70 $61,930 $37,630 - 86,440 18% 87%
37 Computer programmers 70 $45,940 $28,090 - 68,420 -4% 73%
38 Librarians 70 $44,770 $34,570 - 59,510 4% 85%
39 Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists 70 $37,390 $26,000 - 62,270 18% 56%
40 Coaches and scouts 70 $34,080 $13,580 - 59,070 15% 60%
41 Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists 70 $29,930 $20,160 - 42,120 11% 58%
42 Computer and information systems managers 60 $92,630 $40,690 - 131,150 16% 73%
43 Marketing managers 60 $79,260 $40,520 - 128,980 14% 69%
44 Detectives and criminal investigators 60 $56,180 $30,320 - 95,230 17% 54%
45 Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 60 $47,280 $29,060 - 94,190 16% 99%
46 Special education teachers, middle school 60 $42,080 $34,340 - 52,330 16% 87%
47 Healthcare practitioners and technical workers, all other 60 $27,560 $17,600 - 37,680 15% 72%
48 Reporters and correspondents 60 $24,920 $14,510 - 36,380 1% 85%
49 Floral designers 60 $21,160 $15,270 - 26,080 -9% 55%
50 Computer software engineers, applications 60 $0 $ - 45% 85%
51 Physician assistants 50 $74,940 $56,910 - 102,470 27% 67%
52 Purchasing managers 50 $60,920 $29,900 - 110,020 3% 57%
53 Social workers, all other 50 $58,180 $33,840 - 77,600 18% 77%
54 Network and computer systems administrators 50 $56,230 $31,080 - 91,310 27% 50%
55 Database administrators 50 $46,500 $27,020 - 95,610 29% 72%
56 Engineers, all other 50 $42,380 $22,510 - 85,140 6% 82%
57 Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors 50 $24,940 $13,210 - 48,520 14% 54%
58 Occupational therapists 40 $63,640 $44,800 - 81,630 23% 90%
59 Occupational health and safety specialists 40 $61,040 $30,810 - 86,590 8% 72%
60 Speech-language pathologists 40 $60,030 $42,320 - 85,580 11% 98%
61 Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, all other 40 $53,330 $33,770 - 82,800 17% 56%
62 Network systems and data communications analysts 40 $47,890 $18,960 - 83,160 53% 57%
63 Social and community service managers 40 $40,730 $26,740 - 62,670 25% 72%
64 Surveyors 40 $37,260 $24,300 - 57,530 24% 82%
65 Community and social service specialists, all other 40 $31,710 $21,180 - 45,690 25% 58%
66 Producers and directors 40 $30,840 $22,650 - 39,400 11% 75%
67 Legislators 40 $13,870 $12,710 - 15,560 1% 65%
68 Public relations managers 30 $55,680 $28,270 - 88,140 17% 75%
69 Dietitians and nutritionists 30 $48,450 $30,240 - 73,090 9% 72%
70 Financial specialists, all other 30 $45,640 $26,970 - 74,400 12% 50%
71 Sales and related workers, all other 30 $30,400 $15,640 - 45,210 14% 62%

Where the Majority of Workers Do Not Have College Degrees

Rank Title Local Jobs Local Mean Salary Typical Local Salary National Growth % 2006-2016 National % With College Degree
1 Retail salespersons 2,400 $22,210 $13,270 - 36,270 12% 25%
2 Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 2,320 $15,590 $12,800 - 21,440 18% 5%
3 Customer service representatives 2,270 $25,640 $17,880 - 33,030 25% 22%
4 Cashiers 2,180 $16,240 $12,830 - 21,370 -3% 10%
5 Waiters and waitresses 1,610 $16,980 $12,920 - 26,600 11% 14%
6 Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 1,590 $21,620 $16,150 - 28,760 18% 7%
7 Office clerks, general 1,440 $23,480 $14,260 - 33,770 13% 19%
8 Stock clerks and order fillers 1,440 $21,880 $14,180 - 32,070 -8% 8%
9 First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 1,300 $39,350 $23,570 - 59,520 6% 29%
10 Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 1,270 $22,490 $14,020 - 31,640 2% 5%
11 General and operations managers 1,170 $68,200 $27,550 - 128,680 2% 48%
12 Secretaries, except legal, medical, and executive 1,170 $23,110 $15,940 - 31,660 1% 18%
13 Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 1,000 $31,530 $24,660 - 39,390 14% 7%
14 Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 970 $34,980 $22,210 - 52,960 10% 4%
15 First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 940 $32,210 $17,250 - 54,720 4% 25%
16 Teacher assistants 920 $15,950 $12,990 - 19,940 10% 18%
17 Team assemblers 830 $28,750 $17,250 - 46,540 0% 5%
18 Janitors and cleaners, except maids and housekeeping cleaners 830 $19,180 $13,540 - 26,870 15% 4%
19 Construction laborers 780 $23,070 $17,370 - 29,540 11% 5%
20 Maintenance and repair workers, general 750 $27,890 $16,510 - 40,310 10% 6%
21 Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 730 $28,400 $18,240 - 39,530 13% 16%
22 Maids and housekeeping cleaners 700 $17,880 $13,870 - 22,280 13% 5%
23 Receptionists and information clerks 670 $21,790 $15,050 - 30,900 17% 13%
24 Security guards 600 $24,010 $13,980 - 37,360 17% 13%
25 Cooks, restaurant 590 $19,650 $15,180 - 25,900 12% 5%
26 Assemblers and fabricators, all other 580 $17,510 $13,050 - 24,030 -9% 5%
27 Executive secretaries and administrative assistants 560 $29,870 $20,850 - 40,640 15% 18%
28 First-line supervisors/managers of food preparation and serving workers 550 $26,400 $15,860 - 42,740 11% 14%
29 Physicians and surgeons, all other 540 $139,210 $72,100 - 0% 0%
30 Machinists 500 $32,830 $20,190 - 41,920 -3% 3%
31 Food preparation workers 500 $19,030 $14,100 - 24,970 15% 7%
32 Truck drivers, light or delivery services 440 $28,020 $17,020 - 48,310 8% 4%
33 Tellers 440 $21,640 $17,000 - 28,440 14% 16%
34 Production workers, all other 430 $24,510 $16,920 - 35,400 2% 5%
35 First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers 420 $43,980 $18,080 - 73,610 -5% 15%
36 Police and sheriff's patrol officers 420 $36,430 $26,950 - 49,050 11% 33%
37 Packers and packagers, hand 410 $20,820 $15,240 - 27,180 -12% 3%
38 Automotive service technicians and mechanics 390 $32,060 $18,590 - 53,070 14% 4%
39 Home health aides 390 $17,160 $13,410 - 21,930 49% 7%
40 Child care workers 390 $15,480 $12,840 - 19,310 18% 15%
41 Electricians 360 $31,920 $16,330 - 49,630 7% 7%
42 Helpers--production workers 350 $21,360 $16,520 - 27,160 -1% 4%
43 Landscaping and groundskeeping workers 320 $20,790 $14,280 - 30,720 18% 6%
44 Bus drivers, school 320 $17,950 $12,980 - 28,330 9% 4%
45 Radiologic technologists and technicians 300 $44,960 $28,450 - 61,440 15% 25%
46 Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 300 $28,220 $16,500 - 40,240 4% 6%
47 Industrial truck and tractor operators 300 $22,560 $13,460 - 32,080 -2% 2%
48 Carpenters 290 $28,630 $22,650 - 34,190 10% 6%
49 Pharmacy technicians 290 $25,950 $17,750 - 37,310 32% 16%
50 Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 280 $21,850 $16,950 - 28,770 10% 24%
51 Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 280 $16,150 $12,990 - 19,850 10% 17%
52 Sales representatives, services, all other 270 $48,200 $14,570 - 85,450 28% 48%
53 First-line supervisors/managers of construction trades and extraction workers 270 $44,440 $32,420 - 58,400 9% 10%
54 Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 270 $27,320 $14,770 - 38,810 5% 2%
55 Medical assistants 270 $26,210 $20,160 - 33,390 35% 10%
56 Medical secretaries 270 $23,170 $18,260 - 28,890 17% 18%
57 Counter and rental clerks 260 $23,670 $13,880 - 39,450 23% 16%
58 Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 250 $22,740 $13,650 - 32,450 -15% 0%
59 Bartenders 250 $18,710 $13,160 - 24,250 11% 17%
60 Billing and posting clerks and machine operators 230 $27,270 $18,650 - 38,270 4% 15%
61 Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters 220 $29,790 $21,770 - 39,980 11% 4%
62 Postal service mail carriers 220 $0 $ - 1% 11%
63 Fire fighters 210 $33,050 $25,000 - 43,270 12% 18%
64 Business operations specialists, all other 200 $52,570 $28,730 - 86,030 21% 49%
65 Food service managers 200 $47,750 $21,500 - 95,980 5% 24%
66 First-line supervisors/managers of mechanics, installers, and repairers 200 $44,610 $25,620 - 66,700 7% 13%
67 Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 200 $22,530 $17,080 - 31,370 0% 3%
68 Dishwashers 200 $18,820 $14,190 - 24,430 10% 3%
69 Administrative services managers 190 $61,890 $25,030 - 106,090 12% 40%
70 Loan interviewers and clerks 190 $32,100 $23,100 - 46,960 -1% 24%
71 Medical records and health information technicians 190 $28,360 $17,600 - 44,480 18% 12%
72 Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 180 $33,770 $25,600 - 39,060 -22% 0%
73 Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 180 $31,200 $14,780 - 53,630 -7% 14%
74 Bus drivers, transit and intercity 180 $22,920 $13,940 - 31,110 13% 4%
75 Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 170 $33,260 $22,390 - 42,840 19% 14%
76 Healthcare support workers, all other 170 $29,190 $21,000 - 39,680 16% 10%
77 Cleaners of vehicles and equipment 170 $17,290 $13,050 - 24,760 14% 3%
78 Telecommunications line installers and repairers 160 $33,980 $22,410 - 48,140 5% 8%
79 All other information and record clerks 160 $33,180 $26,070 - 40,180 -13% 21%
80 Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 160 $31,560 $18,450 - 39,970 -13% 0%
81 Industrial machinery mechanics 150 $29,020 $14,130 - 46,950 9% 5%
82 Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 150 $17,420 $13,280 - 22,730 12% 6%
83 Transportation workers, all other 150 $15,370 $12,610 - 21,960 13% 7%
84 Tool and die makers 140 $33,790 $16,080 - 47,070 -10% 5%
85 Production, planning, and expediting clerks 140 $32,980 $20,490 - 56,610 4% 30%
86 Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 140 $19,550 $16,530 - 25,150 17% 14%
87 Dental hygienists 130 $61,210 $45,440 - 78,710 30% 33%
88 Computer support specialists 130 $37,640 $22,800 - 50,230 13% 43%
89 Payroll and timekeeping clerks 130 $29,690 $21,240 - 42,960 3% 18%
90 Respiratory therapists 120 $40,650 $33,360 - 50,100 23% 28%
91 Structural iron and steel workers 120 $39,850 $29,870 - 51,420 6% 4%
92 Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 120 $38,740 $21,330 - 66,790 14% 8%
93 Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 120 $29,720 $17,580 - 38,870 -3% 6%
94 Surgical technologists 110 $36,370 $27,120 - 48,420 25% 16%
95 Dental assistants 110 $30,820 $26,100 - 37,850 29% 9%
96 Painters, construction and maintenance 110 $29,140 $22,810 - 36,400 12% 6%
97 Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 110 $28,740 $13,610 - 56,870 27% 47%
98 Couriers and messengers 110 $28,270 $21,710 - 34,860 -0% 12%
99 Highway maintenance workers 110 $24,490 $17,960 - 32,250 9% 5%
100 Recreation workers 110 $23,970 $14,760 - 32,770 13% 47%
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Jobs More Common Near Johnson City Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Local Jobs Pop. vs. Avg.*
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 33,770 180 15.9
Transportation workers, all other 15,370 150 11.2
Multiple machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 22,530 200 5.8
Assemblers and fabricators, all other 17,510 580 4.6
Structural iron and steel workers 39,850 120 4.2
Physicians and surgeons, all other 139,210 540 4
Production workers, all other 24,510 430 3.9
Health educators 47,900 110 3.7
Tool and die makers 33,790 140 3.7
Vocational education teachers, secondary school 45,180 120 3.4
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses 31,530 1,000 2.9
Radiologic technologists and technicians 44,960 300 2.9
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 31,560 160 2.7
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 38,740 120 2.6
Machinists 32,830 500 2.6
Interviewers, except eligibility and loan 21,850 280 2.5
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 33,730 190 2.5
Surgical technologists 36,370 110 2.5
Highway maintenance workers 24,490 110 2.4
Respiratory therapists 40,650 120 2.4
Bus drivers, transit and intercity 22,920 180 2.4
Cutting, punching, and press machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 22,740 250 2.3
Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants 21,620 1,590 2.3
Medical records and health information technicians 28,360 190 2.2
Couriers and messengers 28,270 110 2.2
Telecommunications line installers and repairers 33,980 160 2
Food service managers 47,750 200 2
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 33,260 170 2
Computer-controlled machine tool operators, metal and plastic 29,720 120 2
Chief executives 127,620 280 1.9
Customer service representatives 25,640 2,270 1.9
Healthcare support workers, all other 29,190 170 1.8
Pharmacy technicians 25,950 290 1.8
First-line supervisors/managers of office and administrative support workers 39,350 1,300 1.8
Registered nurses 56,780 2,330 1.8
Loan interviewers and clerks 32,100 190 1.7
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 15,590 2,320 1.7
Child, family, and school social workers 33,490 220 1.7
Pharmacists 97,650 220 1.7
Medical and health services managers 79,820 220 1.7
Fire fighters 33,050 210 1.6
Team assemblers 28,750 830 1.6
First-line supervisors/managers of retail sales workers 32,210 940 1.6
Helpers--production workers 21,360 350 1.6
Maids and housekeeping cleaners 17,880 700 1.6
Bus drivers, school 17,950 320 1.6
Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers 27,320 270 1.6
Teacher assistants 15,950 920 1.5
Construction laborers 23,070 780 1.5
Tellers 21,640 440 1.5

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Johnson City, Tennessee Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

Title Mean Local Salary Salary Index * Local Jobs
Couriers and messengers 28,270 1.17 110
Physical therapists 81,320 1.11 110
Dishwashers 18,820 1.09 200
Molding, coremaking, and casting machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 31,560 1.08 160
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 33,260 1.06 170
Team assemblers 28,750 1.05 830
Health educators 47,900 1.04 110
Drilling and boring machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic 33,770 1.04 180
Packers and packagers, hand 20,820 1.02 410
Counter and rental clerks 23,670 1.02 260
Loan interviewers and clerks 32,100 1.01 190
Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks 19,550 1 140
All other information and record clerks 33,180 1 160
Dining room and cafeteria attendants and bartender helpers 17,420 1 150
Healthcare support workers, all other 29,190 1 170
Recreation workers 23,970 0.99 110
Food preparation workers 19,030 0.99 500
Shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks 28,220 0.99 300
Food service managers 47,750 0.98 200
Truck drivers, light or delivery services 28,020 0.97 440
Bartenders 18,710 0.96 250
Dental hygienists 61,210 0.96 130
Stock clerks and order fillers 21,880 0.96 1,440
Dental assistants 30,820 0.96 110
Fitness trainers and aerobics instructors 28,740 0.95 110
Security guards 24,010 0.95 600
Water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operators 38,740 0.95 120
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians 33,730 0.95 190
Medical and health services managers 79,820 0.94 220
Maids and housekeeping cleaners 17,880 0.93 700
Medical assistants 26,210 0.93 270
Surgical technologists 36,370 0.93 110
Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer 34,980 0.93 970
Laborers and freight, stock, and material movers, hand 22,490 0.93 1,270
Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers 31,200 0.93 180
Pharmacists 97,650 0.93 220
Sales representatives, services, all other 48,200 0.93 270
Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products 67,680 0.93 120
Office clerks, general 23,480 0.92 1,440
Pharmacy technicians 25,950 0.92 290
Registered nurses 56,780 0.92 2,330
Compliance officers, except agriculture, construction, health and safety, and transportation 46,130 0.91 140
Tellers 21,640 0.91 440
Receptionists and information clerks 21,790 0.91 670
Hosts and hostesses, restaurant, lounge, and coffee shop 16,150 0.91 280
Retail salespersons 22,210 0.91 2,400
Waiters and waitresses 16,980 0.91 1,610
Cooks, restaurant 19,650 0.91 590
Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 15,590 0.9 2,320
Helpers--production workers 21,360 0.9 350

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